Zbynek Michalek

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Lengthy Injury List For Penguins

(93-7 The FAN) — After a 6-2 win against the New York Islanders Saturday, the Pittsburgh Penguins were faced with a familiar reality: the injury report is sizeable and there’s no telling when it will diminish.

93-7 The Fan–12/12/2011

Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Boston Bruins

Jeffrey Suffers Setback In Recovery

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins forward Dustin Jeffrey has suffered a setback in his recovery from a knee injury.

93-7 The Fan–12/07/2011

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Letang & Michalek Have Concussions

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins defensemen Kris Letang and Zbynek Michalek were diagnosed with concussions, as announced by head coach Dan Bylsma after Monday’s morning skate.

93-7 The Fan–12/06/2011

Game 2: Tampa Bay Lightning Vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Letang, Michalek Out Tonight

(93-7 The FAN) — Defensemen Kris Letang and Zbynek Michalek are both out tonight as they continue to battle injuries suffered Saturday night at Montreal.

93-7 The Fan–12/01/2011

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Pens GM Ray Shero Talks Crosby’s Return, Team Injuries

Penguins General Manager Ray Shero is with the team in Washington as they get ready to take on the Capitals tomorrow night, and joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller to talk about the Pens play since the return of Sidney Crosby and some of the injuries the team continues to deal with.


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Letang & Michalek Return To Pittsburgh For Evaluation

(93-7 The FAN) — Defensemen Kris Letang and Zbynek Michalek returned to Pittsburgh because of injuries and likely will not participate in the rest of the Penguins’ three-game road trip.

93-7 The Fan–11/30/2011

Zbynek Michalek

Michalek Practices With Team

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins defenseman Zbynek Michalek practiced with teammates Thursday for the first time since suffering a broken hand Oct. 22.

93-7 The Fan–11/18/2011

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Lovejoy Suffers Broken Wrist

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins defenseman Ben Lovejoy broke his left wrist after going hard into the boards Thursday night at San Jose.

93-7 The Fan–11/04/2011

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Schedule Allows For Recovery Time

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins forward Jordan Staal sat out of a 4-3 loss at Toronto Saturday night with a leg injury and coach Dan Bylsma has listed him as day to day.

93-7 The Fan–10/31/2011

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Maintenance Days Expected For Malkin

(93-7 The FAN) — Forwards Steve Sullivan and Evgeni Malkin did not practice Wednesday, but head coach Dan Bylsma insisted both are OK and will be available to play at 7 p.m. tonight against the New York Islanders at Consol Energy Center.

93-7 The Fan–10/27/2011

Evgeni Malkin

Penguins Injury Report

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) — Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin traveled with the team to New York and is possible for tonight’s 7 p.m. game against the Islanders. “Evgeni will be coming on the trip with […]

93-7 The Fan–10/25/2011

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Pens Defense Must Adapt Without Michalek

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) — In all but nine of the last 92 regular season hockey games, Zbynek Michalek has laced up his skates and manned the blue line for the Penguins. That all changed […]

93-7 The Fan–10/25/2011

Zbynek Michalek, Kyle Okposo

Pens’ Michalek To Miss 1 Month With Broken Finger

Penguins defenseman Zbynek Michalek suffered a hand injury in the third period of Saturday night’s game and is expected to miss about a month.

93-7 The Fan–10/24/2011

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Former Penguin Peter Taglianetti Talks Pens

Peter Taglianetti joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller for his weekly segment and talked about the Kris Letang suspension, and how much players looked out for each other during his playing days.


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Pens Fall To Jets, 2-1

Kyle Wellwood scored 8 seconds into the game, and the reborn Winnipeg Jets earned their first win by beating the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Monday night.